Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 27

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# User Editable Region

text = 'Hello World'
shift = 3
alphabet = 'abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz'

for index=alphabet.find(char):

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Learn String Manipulation by Building a Cipher - Step 27

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text = ‘Hello Zaira’
custom_key = ‘python’
def vigenere(message, key, direction):
key_index = 0
alphabet = ‘abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz’
encrypted_text = ‘’
for char in message.lower():
# Append space to the message
if char == ’ ':
encrypted_text += char
# Find the right key character to encode
key_char = key[key_index % len(key)]
key_index += 1
# Define the offset and the encrypted letter
offset = alphabet.index(key_char)
index = alphabet.find(char)
new_index = offset * key_index
encrypted_text += alphabet[new_index]
return encrypted_text
#encryption = vigenere(text, custom_key)
Hello I am facing this new problem stating " All you need to do is multiply the offset by the direction in the new_index assignment" can someone assist me in this regard?

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" Inside the for loop, before printing the current character,"

Inside the “for loop” means after the for statement.

print is inside the “for” loop.